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Pac-12 football power rankings

Pac-12 football power rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

September 24, 2019

(13) Oregon (3-1, 1-0, Last: 3) Losses by the top two Pac-12 teams and a solid 21-6 win at Stanford vaults Oregon to the top spot. Despite the win, Oregon’s offense looked suspect, collecting only 320 scrimmage yards on a subpar Cardinal defense. The Ducks take a bye next weekend. (15)...

Athlete of the Week: Easop Winston Jr.

Redshirt senior, Easop Winston Jr., middle, carries the ball down the field while being chased after during the game against UCLA on Saturday night in Martin Stadium.

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

September 24, 2019

Redshirt senior wide receiver Easop Winston Jr. is our Athlete of the Week for his four touchdowns and 114 yards in WSU football’s loss to UCLA Saturday. Despite the team loss to the unranked UCLA, the offense still put up big numbers, mostly due to the “Air Raid” offensive scheme that head...

UCLA outscores WSU in last minutes

Anthony Gordon, redshirt senior quarterback, looks to pass the ball during Saturday's game against UCLA at Martin Stadium.

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter

September 23, 2019

WSU football opened conference play in the highest-scoring game in conference history against the UCLA Bruins with 130 points on Saturday at Martin Stadium, which ended in a 67-63 loss for the Cougars. The Bruins (1-3, 1-0) scored first after an early interception from WSU redshirt senior quarterback...

WSU starts Pac-12 play against UCLA

Redshirt senior wide receiver Easop Winston Jr. scores a touchdown against University of Northern Colorado on Sept. 7 at Martin Stadium.

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2019

No. 19 WSU football will open its Pac-12 schedule at home against UCLA at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Martin Stadium for another late kickoff. The Cougars’ (3-0) previous meeting with the Bruins (0-3) came with a 27-21 WSU win on Oct. 15, 2016 in Pullman. Despite Cougars owning the previous two...

HBO comes to Pullman

Players exiting Martin Stadium after their win on Aug. 31 against New Mexico State.

GRACE ARNIS, Evergreen deputy sports editor

September 19, 2019

HBO Sports executive producer Rick Bernstein announced in an HBO press release that they finalized a series to feature college football teams during October, including the No. 19 WSU football team for two games. According to HBO’s press release, 24/7 COLLEGE FOOTBALL will air at 10 p.m. ET Oct....

Pac-12 football power rankings

Pac-12 football power rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2019

  (10) Utah (3-0, Last: 1) The Utes continue to cruise, handling FCS Idaho State 31-0. Senior quarterback Tyler Huntley completed nearly 80 percent of his passes for 282 yards and three touchdowns, while senior running back Zach Moss hauled in ten balls for 106 yards and a score. If Utah can e...

Cougs defeat Coogs

Sophomore running back Max Borghi runs the ball during the game against the University of Northern Colorado on Sept. 7 at Martin Stadium.

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter

September 16, 2019

No. 20 WSU football battled the University of Houston Cougars Friday night at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, resulting in a 31-24 win for WSU. In the Cougars vs. Cougars game, the scoring did not start until the second quarter on a 13-yard touchdown pass from senior quarterback D’Eriq King to j...

SATIRE: Houston vs. WSU Beginner’s Guide to Gambling

SATIRE: Houston vs. WSU  Beginner's Guide to Gambling

CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen columnist

September 13, 2019

As Method Man of the Wu-Tang Clan once said: “Cash rules everything around me. CREAM, get the money. Dollar dollar bill y’all.” That idea still rings true to this day and everybody knows the best way to make money is sports prop bets. “Things like the spread and the over/under are just...

Cougars take on Cougars in Houston

Redshirt freshman wide receiver Kassidy Woods celebrates a 26-yard catch for a first down in the third quarter on Aug. 31 in Martin Stadium.

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2019

Football team seeks to keep strong offense, improve defenseNo. 20 WSU football will have its first road game against the University of Houston at 6:15 p.m. on Friday at the Houston Texans’ NRG Stadium. The Cougars (2-0) travel to Houston after a blowout 59-17 victory against the University of...

Pac-12 Power Rankings

Pac-12 Power Rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

September 10, 2019

      (11) Utah (2-0, Last: 2) A convincing 35-17 win over Northern Illinois and a UW collapse, move the Utes into the top spot in the conference. Quarterback Tyler Huntley was efficient in the win, passing for 214 yards and a score on 14 completions. Utah hosts Idaho State next week to con...

Cougars send Bears into early hibernation

Graduate student wide receiver Brandon Arconado scores a touchdown against University of Northern Colorado Saturday afternoon at Martin Stadium.

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2019

WSU played its second non-conference scheduled game of the season against the University of Northern Colorado Bears on Saturday, resulting in a 59-17 win for the Cougars. The scoring started in the first quarter with redshirt senior quarterback Anthony Gordon throwing to redshirt senior wide receiver...

Cougars to battle Northern Colorado Bears

Redshirt senior quarterback Anthony Gordon runs towards the sideline during the game against New Mexico State on Aug. 31 at Martin Stadium.

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2019

No. 22 WSU Football will face the University of Northern Colorado Bears at 2 p.m. Saturday at Martin Stadium. The Cougars (1-0) are coming off a 58-7 victory against New Mexico State University, which was Head Coach Mike Leach's 50th win at WSU. Redshirt senior quarterback Anthony Gordon earned...

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